Functional Biochemistry of Plant Defense
PLNTPTH 7004 This course will focus on the basis of biochemical processes as well as signaling pathways and networks involved in plant defense against microbial pathogens. Emphasis will be given to defense hormones and their signaling networks. Prereq: Bi ...
Practical Experiences in Plant Health: Insects & Diseases of Plants
PLNTPTH 5060 Plants can be attacked by a multitude of pathogens and insects. Each plant within a production region has documented pests that can negatively impact plant health. Environment and production practices can influence the outcome of interactions ...
Field and Woodland Fungi
PLNTPTH 3333 General and technical knowledge on the identification and ecology of macrofungi of Ohio. Online content, lab and field experiences. Prereq: Biology 1113 or 1114, or permission of instructor. Undergraduate 2.0 Autumn 2023 Jason C. Slot Hybrid ...
Beneficial Plant-associated Microbiomes and Plant Pathology Research
PLNTPTH 5005 The study of beneficial interactions between plants and microorganisms and its applications. This course will equip students with an understanding of the phylogenetic and functional diversity of microorganisms associated to plants, the factor ...
Psychedelic Studies: Neurochemistry, Plants, Fungi, and Society
PLNTPTH 3920 A comprehensive examination of the growing psychedelic studies field, including the relevant chemistry, ethnobotany, history, neurobiology, psychology, and emerging policy options. Undergraduate 3.0 Spring 2023 Autumn 2023 Distance Learning C ...
Principles of Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions
PLNTPTH 5003 Molecular bases of plant-microbe interactions ranging from how microbes cause disease to how plants defend themselves. Emphasis will be given to principles of pathogen virulence, recognition of pathogen, host target proteins, defense activati ...
Current Topics Molecular Plant Microbe Interactions
PLNTPTH 5004 Examination of current and historical literature defining the molecular aspects that drive host-microbe-environment interactions. Students will participate in journal article discussions, evaluation of literature, and grant proposal writing a ...
Plant Discovery Day
The annual Friends of Secrest Arboretum sale features new and unique annuals, perennials, herbs and woody plants. Check back later for annual, perennial, herb, woody and Silent Auction plant lists! Parking and admission are free. ...
This introductory workshop covers basic pruning techniques. Topics include when to prune, required tools, tool care and making proper cuts. Participants will have the opportunity to practice pruning skills. How to prune fruit trees will not be covered in ...
Winter Grafting Workshop
Learn the what, why and how behind the art of plant grafting. This hands-on workshop allows participants to practice various grafting techniques. Rootstock and scion will be provided. Participants can take grafted plants home to nurture. Pre-registration ...